GAUC Conference, May 26-30, 2014, Zhenzhou, China

About GAUC

The Global Advancement of Universities and Colleges (GAUC) is committed to education without borders as the cardinal foundation for preparing global citizens and leaders. GAUC promotes transnational cooperation and collaboration among colleges and universities, excellence in global education and research, and integration of the global community of scholars. Through its emphasis on relationship-building, GAUC provides a platform for leveraging participating institutions' unique strengths across the globe. 

4th Annual GAUC Conference, May 26-30, 2014

The Association for the Global Advancement of Universities and Colleges (AGAUC) is pleased to invite you to an extraordinary international conference opportunity in China.

The 2014 International Conference on internationalization of higher education is scheduled for May 26 to May 30, 2014 in the historic region of Zhenzhou, China!

This extraordinary conference will be co-hosted by two institutions (Huanghe College of Science and Technology and SIAS University both in Zhenzhou, China); and also by the Association for the Global Advancement of Universities and Colleges (AGAUC) and the Association of Universities of Asia Presidents (AUAP).

The 2014 annual international conference is organized in CELEBRATION of the 30th Anniversary of Huanghe College of Science and Technology (the first formal private institution in China) and the 15th Anniversary of SIAS University (the first American private university model established in China).

2014 Conference Themes

  • Internationalization of Quality Assurance, Accreditation and Management of Higher Education
  • Entrepreneurial Higher Education
  • Higher Education Globalization
  • Quality Assurance and Accreditation in a Globalized Society (Pros and Cons of American Higher Education Approach)

2014 Conference Topics

  • Teaching Across Borders
  • Financing and Funding Higher Education in a Global Society
  • The Role of the Private Higher Education Sector
  • Entrepreneurial Higher Education
  • Government Role and Interest in Higher Education
  • Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education
  • Globalization and Localization of Higher Education
  • Cooperation Between Public and Private Higher Education Sector
  • Inter-University Collaboration, Cooperation and Consortia
  • Preparing Higher Education Leaders and Managers